There is so many things to do on Straddie this Easter Holidays. Whether you spend a day or longer on the Island be sure to add the following events to your calendar, just in case you need another reason to visit the best place on Earth!
Goompi Trail 2019 | 2020 Dates Released!
Join this informative walking tour where you explore the shore of Goompi (meaning Dunwich), the centre of Aboriginal culture on North Stradbroke Island. Learn about aspects of the Quandamooka people such as the fish ring, bush medicines, local food and how artifacts are made. The Goompi Trail take approximately 90 minutes. The next available date is Thursday the 18th of April. Make sure to register your interest, whether you will already be on the Island or decide to come over for the day this highly rated tour is a must do, Matthew is informative, genuine and charismatic.
Easter at the Stradbroke Hotel.
There is lots happening at the Straddie Hotel this Easter Holidays! Family movie nights: 10th | 15th and 22nd of April. Adults $10 | Kids Free (accompanied by an adult). The movies are as follows:
- 10th April = The Incredibles 2
- 15th April = Small Foot
- 22nd April = Nutcracker and the Four Realms
A Kids Club running on April 9th, 11th and 18th from 12 noon until 2pm (must be accompanied by an adult). There will be an Easter egg hunt at 8am (register prior at Reception) and a Easter bonnet parade at 10am on Easter Sunday. Live music on Friday, Saturday and Sundays plus lots more to keep the kids (and adults) entertained.
Straddie Seafood and eat it!
Make sure to add seafood to your shopping list for Easter. There are 3 local shops on Straddie that sell fresh prawns, oysters and much more:
- Mal Starkey's Seafood House 0409 618 353 open daily from 10am to 5pm.
- The Prawn Shack 3415 3436 open Monday to Saturday 10am to 5pm and Sundays 10am to 2pm.
- Rufus King Seafoods 3409 7224 open daily 9am to 5pm | Good Friday 7.30am to 3.30pm & ANZAC Day 11am to 5pm.
Easter Holidays at Little Ship Club.
Come along to the Easter Fun for Kids of All Ages. The Groovemasters will be playing, an easter egg hunt and jumping castle. Our Bistro will be open for lunch and dinner serving fresh local seafood. Want more there is also:
- Wednesday is $15 Steak Night
- Thursday is $15 Jumbo Parmy night
- Friday is Members Draw and Meat Tray raffles
- Sunday is Sunday Sounds on the lawns
Point Lookout Market Dates
Now at the Point Lookout Bowls Club from 8am to 12 noon Sunday the 14th April and Easter Saturday and Sunday. The Bowlsie Kitchen is open from 8am until 2pm, support our locals - there is something for everyone, you can even play lawn bowls after. For all upcoming dates click here.
Easter at the Point Lookout Bowls Club
Bingo is back at the Bowls Club Thursday nights during the Easter School Holidays. There is also local favourites - Pippi Lips playing on Easter Saturday. There are lunch and dinner specials daily too.
2019 Easter Carnival, Saturday 20th April!
Come along to the annual Straddie Sharks Allsports Club Easter Carnival on Saturday the 20th April from 3pm. There will be rides, live music, food and market stalls, a reptile show, local traditional dancers and Fireworks at 8pm! Best of all entry is FREE!